TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Newsmaker: Paula Sammarone Turocy

Dr. Paula Turocy.
Tuesday, April 2, 2013, 12:01 a.m.
 

Paula Sammarone Turocy

Noteworthy: Received the Caruthers Service Award from the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education in January.

Residence: Bethel Park

Family: Husband, Regis; daughters Kirsten and Lauren, son Regis.

Age: 52

Occupation: Associate professor and chair of athletic training at Duquesne University's Rangos School of Health Sciences.

Education: Doctorate in education from University of Virginia, 1994; master's in sports medicine from Michigan State University, 1984; bachelor's degree in athletic training and health and physical education from West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 1982.

Background: Member of the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers' Society Hall of Fame; listed in Who's Who in American Education, 1999-2008 and 1995.

Quote: “We were one of the first universities in the country to put athletic training in a school of health sciences (in 1992).”

— Thomas Olson

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Allegheny

  1. Ross brothers ordered to pay fine, remove debris from Christmas display
  2. State law complicates Allegheny County proposal for letter grading of restaurants
  3. Pittsburgh councilwoman: Peduto seeks to reroute money from North Side project in retribution
  4. 12-year-old’s donated heart joins families, lets her memory live
  5. Pittsburgh police officers start wearing video cameras
  6. Rules hamper Franklin Regional attack victim scholarships
  7. Beechview man arrested on child pornography charges
  8. Newsmaker: Terri Liberto
  9. Former Rollier’s store to become art gallery, cafe
  10. Proposal to limit access divides Penn Hills, Homewood neighborhoods
  11. Steelers’ Bell waives pot hearing
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.